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Justina URIBURU

PhD Researcher in International Law
Albert Hirschman Centre on Democracy
Spoken languages
Spanish, English, French
Areas of expertise
  • International Legal Theory
  • General principles of public international law
Geographical Region of Expertise
  • Latin America

PhD Thesis

 

Title: The International Adjudication Project in Latin America: Origins and Operation

PhD Supervisor: Nico Krisch

 

Profile

 

Justina Uriburu is a PhD candidate at the International Law department, and a researcher at the Albert Hirschman Centre on Democracy where she works on the SNF project ‘Diversity on the International Bench: Building Legitimacy for International Courts and Tribunals’. Previously, she was a Teaching Assistant at the LLM in International Law of the Graduate Institute. Her research interests include the theory, politics, and history of international law, and she is currently looking into international adjudication and Latin America. She is a member of the editorial collective of the Latin American Journal of International Law. Justina completed her law degree at Torcuato Di Tella University (UTDT) in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and obtained an LLM in International Law at University College London supported by a Chevening Scholarship. Before moving to Geneva, she was a Lecturer in International Law at UTDT and a Law Clerk on cases before the Supreme Court to Argentina’s Attorney-General. She previously served as Legal Officer at the Office of Crimes Against Humanity.

 

Research Interests

 

  • Theory
  • Politics
  • History of international law
  • International Adjudication

 

Academic Work Experience

 

Teaching Experience

Teaching Assistant at the LLM in International Law of the Graduate Institute

Lecturer in International Law at Torcuato Di Tella University (UTDT) in Buenos Aires

 

Research Experience

Research Assistant at the Graduate Institute’s Albert Hirschman Centre on Democracy on the SNF project ‘Diversity on the International Bench: Building Legitimacy for International Courts and Tribunals
 

Fellowships, Grants and Awards

 

Chevening Scholarship

 

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